Gongnan Xie


http://teacher.nwpu.edu.cn/en/Conan

The basic information

Gongnan Xie

School of Marine Science and Technology

Postgraduate

Doctor

Professor

Gongnan.Xie@gmail.com

029-88492611

Work Experience

(From 08/2016-, Visiting Professor, Dept. Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota , USA)

05/2014  -  now,   Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

12/2009-04/2014, Associate Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

01/2008-10/2009, Postdoctoral Fellow, Lund University, Sweden

09/2002-09/2007,  Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

09/1998-06/2002, Guangdong Ocean University, China


Education Experience

  • Ph.D., Power Engineering and Engineering Thermodynamics, Xi’ an Jiaotong University, China, 2007.

  • B.S., Thermal and Power Engineering, Guangdong Ocean University, China, 2002.

Scientific Research

Energy Conversation, Conservation and Management

(Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer, Heat Transfer Enhancement, Cooling Techniques, Thermal Insulation/Protection, Thermo-Mechanical).

Thermodynamics

(Entropy Generation Minimization, Constructal Theory & Applications)

Design and Optimization

(Shape Optimization, Combination Optimization, Topological Optimization).

Social Appointments

Associate Editor, Journal of Heat Transfer, ASME Transactions

Associate Editor, Journal of Porous Media

Academic Achievements

  • ASME Journal Papers

1.Thermal and thermomechanical performances of pyramidal core sandwich panels under aerodynamic heating, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, ACCEPTED. 2016.

2.Multi-configuration shape optimization of internal cooling systems of a turbine guide vane based on thermomechanical and conjugate heat transfer, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 137, paper no. 061004, 2015.

3.Optimization of pin-fins for a heat exchanger by entropy generation minimization and constructal law, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 137, paper no. 061901, 2015.

4.Constructal design associated to genetic algorithm of asymmetric V-shaped pathways, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 137, paper no. 061010, 2015

5.Constructal design applied to the geometric optimization of wavy channels for heat exchanging devices, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 031013, 2014.

6.Thermal analysis and experimental validation of laminar heat transfer and pressure drop in serpentine channel heat sinks for electronic cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 031009, 2014.

7.Thermal analysis of air-cooled electronic units with integrated offset strip-fin heat sink, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 024501, 2014.

8.An experimental study on heat transfer surface area of wavy-fin heat exchangers, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 6, paper no. 031012, 2014.

9.An experiment study on heat transfer enhancement of non-newtonian fluid in a rectangular channel with dimples/protrusions, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 136, paper no. 02105, 2014.

10.Numerical prediction of turbulent flow and heat transfer enhancement in a square passage with various truncated ribs on one wall, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 136, paper no. 011902, 2014.

11.Comparative study of thermal performance of longitudinal and transversal wavy microchannel heat sinks for electronic cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol. 135, paper no. 021008, 2013.

12.CFD modeling flow field and side-wall heat transfer in rectangular rib-roughened passages, ASME J. Energy Resources Technology, vol. 135, paper no. 042001, 2013.

13.Optimization design and analysis of multilayer lightweight thermal protection structures under aerodynamic heating conditions, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 5, paper no. 011011, 2013.

14.Computational study and optimization of laminar heat transfer and pressure loss of double-layer microchannels for chip liquid cooling, ASME J. Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, vol. 5, paper no. 011004, 2013

15.Analysis of flow and thermal performance of a water-cooled transversal wavy microchannel heat sink for chip cooling, ASME J. Electronic Packaging, vol.134, paper no. 041010, 2012.

16.Predictions of enhanced heat transfer of an internal blade tip-wall with hemishperical dimples or protrusions, ASME J. Turbomachinery, vol.133, paper no. 041005, 2011.

17.Comparisons of pins/dimples/protrusions cooling concepts for an internal blade tip-wall at high Reynolds numbers, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 133, paper no. 061902, 2011.

18.Computational analysis of pin-fin arrays effects of internal heat transfer enhancement of a blade tip-wall, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 132, paper no. 031901, 2010.

19.Experimental Study and genetic algorithm based correlation on pressure drop and heat transfer performances of a cross-corrugated primary surface heat exchanger, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 131, paper no. 061802, 2009.

20.Experimental study and Genetic-Algorithm-based correlation on shell-side heat transfer and flow performance of three different types of shell-and-tube heat exchangers, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 129, pp. 1277-1285, 2007.

21.Genetic algorithm optimization for primary surfaces recuperator of microturbine, ASME J. Engineering for Gas Turbines and Powers, vol. 129, pp. 436-442, 2007.

22.An experimental study of a new type of shell-and-tube heat exchanger with continuous helical baffles, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 129, pp. 1425-1431, 2007.